College Softball: Wesleyan Splits Doubleheader with Westminster

By: Nathan Bloechl —

Fulton (MO.) — The Iowa Wesleyan softball team split their weekend series with Westminster this weekend, winning game one 3-0, while falling in game two 8-2.

In game one, former New London ace Morgan Christener went the distance, scattering six hits and striking out eight.

Alex Eyman and Yessenia Munoz each had two hits for the Tigers while former Danville prep Ashley Pfadenhauer drove in a run.

In game two, a four run third inning propelled the Blue Jays to an 8-2 win.

Westminster added a run in the 4th, and two in the 5th to add on their lead.

Abby Dameron allowed 12 hits in five innings, yielding seven earned runs, striking out one.

Ivy Geerdes doubled and drove in one.

Iowa Wesleyan, now 4-8, was scheduled to take on Graceland this Wednesday — those games been cancelled to squeeze in conference bout with Webster University.

First pitch is set for 5:00 p.m.